'William Durning', Thomas Arrowsmith

Portrait of William Durning

Painting currently not on display

This and its pair, 'Jane Durning', are portraits of George Holt senior’s parents-in-law. William Durning, born in 1751, was a wine and spirit merchant in Liverpool.

The Durnings were Unitarians, a faith shared by their daughter Emma and their Holt grandchildren.  

Artwork Details

Medium and Support:Oil on canvas
Date:about 1820
Accession No:WAG 8705